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NJ Website Design Company CMDS Launches Dynamic New Website for Design NJ

Colts Neck, NJ (August 1, 2017) – CMDS, a leading full-service web design agency located in New Jersey, recently launched a dynamic new website for Design NJ, New Jersey’s premier home and design magazine (www.designnewjersey.com). Design NJ has served New Jersey for 17 years through their offline magazine with articles about interiors, landscapes, art and antiques, […]

How Can Your Business Survive Past Year Five? 15 Marketing Mix Secrets We’ve Learned Over the Past 15 Years to Help You Build a Successful Brand

A lot has changed in the past fifteen years, but one thing remains: many businesses are still struggling to survive past their first year of operation. As time goes by, the challenge to survive only increases: only 20% make it past year one, 34% make it past year two, and 50% make it past year […]

15 Characteristics That Helped a Local Marketing Agency Reach Its 15 Year Anniversary

2002. While the New England Patriots were winning the Super Bowl, the dot-com crash was causing the stock market to drop a whopping 76.81% and Spider-Man was dominating the box office, Christopher Mulvaney had big plans. Cruising around in his black Jeep with Deftones playing in the background, Chris was already devising a plan to […]

Why Work/Life Balance is Important for Productivity

Work/Life Balance is something I never really had before joining the team at CMDS. There was always this dark cloud hovering over me feeling like if I didn’t dedicate every second of my time to someone else’s livelihood, I was a failure and everything would be all my fault. Spending so much time at work, […]

E-Commerce Integration by CMDS Is In The News

CMDS is proud to announce the launch of e-commerce integration for Benjamin Restaurant Group, which comprises some of the New York metro area’s premier culinary destinations. The sophisticated platform integration and responsive design, come at a time when Benjamin Steakhouse at Home finally makes available their famous dry-aged steaks to lovers around the US at […]

Highly Anticipated Team Life Website Has Launched

Team Life is one of the most renowned names in emergency health training and products.  New Jersey-based, Team Life has extensive health and safety training experience on an International level, as well as across the United States. They are also a master distributor and state contract for Cardiac Science Powerheart AEDs and Program Management. Recently, […]

CMDS Welcomes Ani Georgieva as the New Director of Marketing

The web took notice as marketing industry expert, Ani Georgieva joins the highly-accredited creative staff of CMDS. Well-versed in insurance and e-commerce business, Ani is not only a perfect piece of the puzzle but will also bring an extra zing mixed into the CMDS secret sauce. She is just the driving force needed for the […]

Learning to Effectively Manage Your Small Business Marketing Spend

Back in the good ol’ days, social media’s biggest allure for businesses was a free price tag. Well, the good times rolled…then they rolled away. Now, small business marketing efforts, including social media, are stuck in a pay-to-play space. Of course, organic reach is still important, but stiffened and intense competition means brands must break […]

The Power of the Platforms: How to Strengthen Your Social Media Brand Voice

Savvy businesses know that good storytelling is essential for marketing on social media channels. However, in today’s world of information overload, it’s never been more vital to learn how to strengthen your social media brand voice and grab your audience’s attention with high-quality content. With the right approach, businesses can learn to leverage the power […]

6 Common Social Media Marketing Mistakes That Our Consulting Firm Sees Startup Businesses Make (and What to Do About Them)

While some brands thrive online, others (commonly startup businesses) are still trying to figure out the best way to leverage this power tool. Savvy businesses tend to have a good understanding of the accepted rules on what to share and when, but even then…they make mistakes. From epic fails to viral successes, our startup business […]